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  • Blog Post: Enhancements to SQL Server Backup to Cloud in SQL Server 2012 SP1 CU4

    Cumulative Update 4 for SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 includes enhancements to improve the SQL Server Backup and Restore to Cloud user experience. The enhancements include performance improvements, cleaning up invalid blobs when backups fail or are interrupted, and PowerShell support. To request...
  • Blog Post: SQL Server Backup to Cloud – Managing Interrupted backups

    Writer: Karthika Raman Technical Reviewers: Guy Bowerman, Pat Schaefer, Andrew Cherry On January 24, 2013, the SQL Server engineering team released new functionality in SQL Server 2012 SP1 CU2, enabling SQL Server native backup to cloud . The steps to creating a SQL Server backup to Windows...
  • Blog Post: When will my SQL Server Evaluation Edition expire?

    The SQL Server Evaluation Edition is a great way to get a fully functional and free instance of SQL Server for learning and developing solutions. The edition has a built in expiry of 6 months from the time that you install it. I often install an Eval edition on a machine to set up a test or demo, and...
  • Blog Post: Resource Governor in SQL Server 2012 technical article published

    The SQL Server Technical article entitled Resource Governor in SQL Server 2012 has just been published. The article focuses on the SQL Server 2012 enhancements to the Resource Governor which reflect a growing need for centrally managed database services to support isolated workloads in multitenant...
  • Blog Post: Memory Manager surface area changes in SQL Server 2012

    There were various changes to memory related DMVs, DBCC memory status, and Perfmon counters in SQL Server 2012 a s part of the redesign of the Memory Manager component of SQLOS. The Memory Manager redesign resulted in being able to more accurately size and govern all SQL Server memory consumption, making...
  • Blog Post: SQL Server 2012 Memory Manager KB articles

    Since the release of SQL Server 2012 with a redesigned memory manager, a steady stream of KB articles have been produced by CSS to provide guidance on the new or changed options, as well as fixes that have been published.. How has memory sizing changed in SQL 2012? 2663912 Memory configuration...
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